Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Reigate, United Kingdom
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Reigate...
Reigate is a coastal city in United Kingdom.
It is a relatively average coastal town close to the water with a population of 52123 people.
The water temperature around Reigate varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.8°C (44.3°F) in March up to 16.5°C (61.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Reigate is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Reigate?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Reigate is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Reigate?
There are not too many surf spots close to Reigate. A spot, which is not too far away, is Shoreham, which is roughly 28.3km (17.6miles) away from Reigate. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Shoreham and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Reigate are Hot pipe
, which is ca 28.3km (17.6miles) away, and Brighton West Pier
, located 28.9km (17.9miles) from Reigate.
Are there nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are several other gorgeous beaches near to Reigate. The closest one is Fairbourne
, which is just 10.6km (6.6miles) away from Reigate. Another fun beach near Reigate is Milford Haven
, which is approximately 18.7km (11.6miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Reigate?
The water temperature around Reigate is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Reigate. Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to approximately 7°C (44°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Reigate?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Reigate: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Reigate...
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in the Philippines, the city Holmes Beach
in the United States, and the city Quebrada
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